Celebrating Banjo Paterson’s lifelong achievements and his love of horses, The Perth Mint is pleased to introduce this stunning gold commemorative coin.
Proof Quality 99.99% Pure Gold
The coin is meticulously struck by The Perth Mint from 1/4oz of 99.99% pure gold in proof quality.
Iconic Reverse Design
The coin’s reverse depicts a photographic portrait of Banjo Paterson fringed by Banksia flowers against a background of wild brumbies. His signature and the inscription A.B. "BANJO" PATERSON 1864 - 1941, also feature in the design with The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark.
Australian Legal Tender
Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, the coin features the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2014 year-date and the monetary denomination on its obverse.
Strictly Limited Mintage
The Perth Mint will release no more than 500 of these 1/4oz gold proof coins celebrating the 150th anniversary of Banjo Paterson.
Numbered Certificate of Authenticity
Each coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
The 1/4oz gold commemorative coin is housed in a classic black and timber box and presented within a stylised shipper.